We indicate sources to which we are particularly indebted at the end of a gloss, usually with full bibliographical information. We use some sources so regularly that we give only the name or initials of the source at the end of a gloss and provide fuller information here:

  • OCD = The Oxford Classical Dictionary.  Various editions.  Oxford:  Oxford University Press.
  • OED = The Oxford English Dictionary (online edition).  Oxford:  Oxford University Press.
  • OLD = The Oxford Latin Dictionary.  Ed. P. G. W. Glare.  Oxford:  Oxford University Press, 1983.
  • Jenny March.  Cassell’s Dictionary of Classical Mythology.  London:  Cassell, 2002.
  • Edward Tripp.  Meridian Handbook of Classical Mythology.  New York:  Meridian (Penguin Group), 1974.
  • Latin and Greek dictionaries, translations, and other reference tools available at the Perseus Digital Library, including the Lewis and Short Latin dictionary (LS) and the Liddell-Scott-Jones Greek dictionary (LSJ).

Other oft-used (and on-line) reference works include:

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